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World cultures
6 domains for culture
3 Goals of modernization
Developing
Developed
6 Pilers that define our culture like History, geography, eco…
Political stability, economic diversity, quality social servi…
poor, corrupt, no schooling and education
strong government, high population, strong economy
6 domains for culture
6 Pilers that define our culture like History, geography, eco…
3 Goals of modernization
Political stability, economic diversity, quality social servi…
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World Cultures Vocabulary
Geography
Rural
Urban
Urbanization
Land, water, plants, animals, and people
Country
City
Movement of people from villages and farms to cities
Geography
Land, water, plants, animals, and people
Rural
Country
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World cultures: cultures review
What is the name for an entire way a s…
What is the name for the ideas and bel…
What is the name for established patte…
What do we call the ordinary rules of…
Culture
Norms; sleep on a bed, eat with fork and spoon, shake hands w…
Social institution; family, religion, education
Folkways; don't chew w mouth open, hold the door open for oth…
What is the name for an entire way a s…
Culture
What is the name for the ideas and bel…
Norms; sleep on a bed, eat with fork and spoon, shake hands w…
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WORLD CULTURES
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
1819 Spain gave US which state?
1846 Britain gave up which territory
Bought the Louisiana Purchase from French in 1803
Doubled size of republic, extended boundary to Rocky Mountains
Florida
Oregon
Thomas Jefferson
Bought the Louisiana Purchase from French in 1803
Louisiana Purchase
Doubled size of republic, extended boundary to Rocky Mountains
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cultures of the world
Amorites
Chariot
Sea Peoples
Hammurabi's Code
mesopotamian urbanites called transhumant herders, who with t…
Horse driven carriages brought by the pastoral nomadic warriors
Migrants from the north of Mediterranean who invade cities an…
Legal code written by a famous Mesopotamian ruler who sought…
Amorites
mesopotamian urbanites called transhumant herders, who with t…
Chariot
Horse driven carriages brought by the pastoral nomadic warriors
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World Cultures
Howard Carter
Lord Carnavon
Jean Francois Champollion
Cleopatria
Discovered King Tuts tomb.
Rich man who paid for Carter's finding of Tut's tomb.
Was able to translate the Rosetta Stone.
Ruled 51-30 BC, went to war with brother, last Egyptian Phara…
Howard Carter
Discovered King Tuts tomb.
Lord Carnavon
Rich man who paid for Carter's finding of Tut's tomb.
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7. Scientific Revolution (HDHS World Cultures)
Aristotle
Nicolaus Copernicus
Tycho Brahe
Johannes Kepler
The Ancient Greek scientist, mathematician and philosopher __…
___ was the father of heliocentric (sun-centered) theory. Thi…
____ was a Danish astronomer who kept twenty-five years worth…
___ used Tycho Brahe's data to theorize that the paths of the…
Aristotle
The Ancient Greek scientist, mathematician and philosopher __…
Nicolaus Copernicus
___ was the father of heliocentric (sun-centered) theory. Thi…
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World Cultures
Feudalism
Fertile Crescent
Sumer
City-state
The social, economical, and political system of the Middle Ag…
The area of land in which people lived in the Middle East.
First civilization that took part in the southeastern part of…
An independent area and its surrounding land. Did not produce…
Feudalism
The social, economical, and political system of the Middle Ag…
Fertile Crescent
The area of land in which people lived in the Middle East.
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World cultures
Glaciers have been meling around our w…
By how many degrees had the earths sur…
The burning of ______,______, and ____…
The _____ carbon dioxide in the atmosp…
True
1 degree
Coil oil natural gas
More
Glaciers have been meling around our w…
True
By how many degrees had the earths sur…
1 degree
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World Cultures-Culture Test
culture
nuclear family
extended family
patriarchal
the different beliefs, customs, and way of life of a specific…
most important unit, immediate family, industrialized societies
multigenerational, grandparents, parents, children in same pl…
oldest male excersizes authority
culture
the different beliefs, customs, and way of life of a specific…
nuclear family
most important unit, immediate family, industrialized societies
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World Cultures quiz
Columbus
Vasco de Gama
Zheng ha
Line of Demarcation
Don Christopher Columbus was a Spanish sailor who was sent by…
Vasco de Gama was a Portuguese Christian explorer who aimed t…
Zheng He was a Chinese muslim and admiral, he led 7 voyages t…
On May 4th 1493, Spanish born Pope Alexander VI set up the li…
Columbus
Don Christopher Columbus was a Spanish sailor who was sent by…
Vasco de Gama
Vasco de Gama was a Portuguese Christian explorer who aimed t…
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world cultures chapter 18
chapter 18.1
ghazis
osman
mehmed 2
the ottoman empire
turkish solders were the first ottomans
led the ghazis in fighting the byzanties
was a sultan
chapter 18.1
the ottoman empire
ghazis
turkish solders were the first ottomans
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World Cultures
what is japans highest mountain
what is a subcontinent
what is ISIS
who was the messiah for Islam
Mount Fuji
part of a continent politically but not geogrphically
Islamic State In Iraq And Syria
Prophet Muhammad
what is japans highest mountain
Mount Fuji
what is a subcontinent
part of a continent politically but not geogrphically
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World cultures vocab
Geography
landscape
relative location
absolute location
the study of earth and it's people, places, and ebvironment
portions of Earth's surface that can be viewed at one time an…
describes where a place is compared to another place
the exact location of something
Geography
the study of earth and it's people, places, and ebvironment
landscape
portions of Earth's surface that can be viewed at one time an…
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World Cultures: Map of Africa
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Angola
Benin
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Landforms 6th grade world cultures
archipelago
rainforest
canal
Delta
A group or chain of islands clustered together in a sea or oc…
dense trees, tropical region near the equator that receives a…
A man-made waterway
Often shaped like a triangle. Flat, low watery land built up…
archipelago
A group or chain of islands clustered together in a sea or oc…
rainforest
dense trees, tropical region near the equator that receives a…
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World Cultures
Why has the medical branch of the UN d…
What 3 nations 2X the size of the US
What 3 nations are home to more 381 mi…
More than half the people live in only…
The spread of the Zika virus in east africa
Asia, Africa, Europe
Asia, Africa, Europe
Egypt, turkey, Iran
Why has the medical branch of the UN d…
The spread of the Zika virus in east africa
What 3 nations 2X the size of the US
Asia, Africa, Europe
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World Cultures Exam Review
The study of the physical features of…
Ethnicity, traditions, clothing, food,…
Location
Longitude
What is Geography?
What is Culture?
a specific place on Earth
measure East and West, also called Meridians, RUN NORTH TO SO…
The study of the physical features of…
What is Geography?
Ethnicity, traditions, clothing, food,…
What is Culture?
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World cultures study guide
tundra
permafrost
totalitarian
propaganda
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and Nor…
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen througho…
of or relating to a system of government that is centralized…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion
tundra
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and Nor…
permafrost
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen througho…
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World Cultures
Europe and Asia
North America and South America
Hunting and Gathering
Farming, Domesticated Animals, and Tra…
Two continents with the longest land border
Two continents with the shortest land border
What humans did for a living in the PALEOLITHIC period
What humans did for a living in the early civilizations (NEOL…
Europe and Asia
Two continents with the longest land border
North America and South America
Two continents with the shortest land border
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12. Ancient China (HDHS World Cultures)
dynasty
Huang He
Confucianism
Junzi
A ___ is a ruling family passed down through generations.
Chinese civilization emerged along the ____ River.
___, based on the writings of Kongfuzi, was a philosophical s…
According to Confucianism, all men needed to strive to be "__…
dynasty
A ___ is a ruling family passed down through generations.
Huang He
Chinese civilization emerged along the ____ River.
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10. Native Americans (HDHS World Cultures)
Bering Strait
Asia
Maya
Aztecs
Historian and archaeologists believe that the first Native Am…
Historians believe that the first Native Americans migrated f…
The ___ are the oldest known Native American empire. Starting…
The ___ were a warlike people who dominated Mexico until the…
Bering Strait
Historian and archaeologists believe that the first Native Am…
Asia
Historians believe that the first Native Americans migrated f…
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World Cultures Vocabulary List
Constitution
Grievance
Amendment
Freedom
A document that describes the organization of a government.
A complaint
An addition to a document
The right of people to make their own choices.
Constitution
A document that describes the organization of a government.
Grievance
A complaint
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World Cultures Unit 2
archipelago
basin
canal
delta
a group or chain of islands
a dense, tropical rainforest near the equator that receives a…
a man-made water way
often triangle shaped, flat, low, watery land built up from s…
archipelago
a group or chain of islands
basin
a dense, tropical rainforest near the equator that receives a…
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Unit 3 Mexico World Cultures
megacity
metropolitan
pollution
urban
city with more than 10 million people
a large city and the towns around it.
things that make land, water, air, dirty and not safe to use
city
megacity
city with more than 10 million people
metropolitan
a large city and the towns around it.
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World Cultures
Reasons for Europeans to move eastward…
Which country led the movement East?
Which European nation profited most fr…
What was the most important traded goo…
Wanted to be rich... Wanted to find other trade routes to Africa…
Portugal
The Italians
Spices
Reasons for Europeans to move eastward…
Wanted to be rich... Wanted to find other trade routes to Africa…
Which country led the movement East?
Portugal
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Ch 1 World Cultures
Location
Place
Movement
Human-Environmental Interaction
where is it at?
What is it like when you get there?
people and ideas get around
what do people do to the environment? What does the environme…
Location
where is it at?
Place
What is it like when you get there?
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World Cultures Vocab
geography
traditional economy
globalization
GDP per capita
land, water, plants, animals, and people
people meet their needs on the basis of their customs. Trades…
the development of world cultures and interdependent economy.…
the amount of goods and services produced in a year, per pers…
geography
land, water, plants, animals, and people
traditional economy
people meet their needs on the basis of their customs. Trades…
42 terms
World Cultures
When did the first man appear and where?
What do we call the accidental scatter…
What allows civilization?
What was the world's first civilizatio…
The first man appeared in the Stone Age about 4 million years…
The Neolithic Revolution.
Advanced cities, specialized workers, complex institutions, r…
The civilization of "Ur" was located in the nation of Sumer.
When did the first man appear and where?
The first man appeared in the Stone Age about 4 million years…
What do we call the accidental scatter…
The Neolithic Revolution.
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world cultures test
culture
iceberg of culture
acculturation
assimilation
learned behavior acquired by individuals as members of a soci…
a tool to help us see and understand the various elements of…
1. The process by which the culture of a particular society i…
The process by which a minority group gradually adopts the cu…
culture
learned behavior acquired by individuals as members of a soci…
iceberg of culture
a tool to help us see and understand the various elements of…
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World Cultures Chapter 10
William I
William II
Bismark
2nd reich
- took title of Kaiser ... - led Germany into 2nd Reich
- asked for Bismark to resign as Chancellor... - believed in Div…
- Chancellor of Prussia... - ruled with "blood and iron"
- leaders of German states urged William I of Prussia to take…
William I
- took title of Kaiser ... - led Germany into 2nd Reich
William II
- asked for Bismark to resign as Chancellor... - believed in Div…
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world cultures quiz
queue
white lotus rebellion
free trade
extraterritoriality
all chinese men wear this hair style in the manchu. A sign of…
Buddist who belong to the white lotus society led this revolt…
is a concept that had developed in the west as a reaction to…
A requirement that foreigners must follow the laws of their h…
queue
all chinese men wear this hair style in the manchu. A sign of…
white lotus rebellion
Buddist who belong to the white lotus society led this revolt…
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Final Exam World Cultures
czar
Bloody Sunday
Trotsky
USSR
Russian term for emperor
Russian workers marched peacefully to czar palace and were at…
Bolshevik leader; set up and trained red army
Soviet union (Union of soviet socialist republic)
czar
Russian term for emperor
Bloody Sunday
Russian workers marched peacefully to czar palace and were at…
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2016 ADVANCED WORLD CULTURES review
What was the major goal of Stalin's Fi…
What did Karl Marx believe would be th…
"It has impoverished the dumb millions…
A belief of animism is that
Encourage rapid industrialization
All the evils of industrial society would disappear
British imperialism in India
Spirits of nature inhabit all living and nonliving objects
What was the major goal of Stalin's Fi…
Encourage rapid industrialization
What did Karl Marx believe would be th…
All the evils of industrial society would disappear
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World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
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World Cultures Vocabulary List
Constitution
Grievance
Amendment
Freedom
A document that describes the organization of a government.
A complaint
An addition to a document
The right of people to make their own choices.
Constitution
A document that describes the organization of a government.
Grievance
A complaint
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World Cultures 4/22 Quizlet
Pop Culture
Decades
Propaganda
Primary Source
Modern popular culture transmitted via mass media and aimed p…
A period of ten years
chiefly derogatory Information, especially of a biased or mis…
The original
Pop Culture
Modern popular culture transmitted via mass media and aimed p…
Decades
A period of ten years
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world cultures-culture test
two categories of culture
heredity
civilization
all _____ in all ____ have _____
material and non-material
transmission of characteristic offspring
level of cultural development
people place culture
two categories of culture
material and non-material
heredity
transmission of characteristic offspring
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World Cultures Final 2015
penal colony
market economy
suffrage
geothermal energy
What was the first colony in Australia founded as?
An economy in which decisions about production and consumptio…
Australia and New Zealand were leaders in granting __________…
New Zealand has emphasized ___________ because of its lack of…
penal colony
What was the first colony in Australia founded as?
market economy
An economy in which decisions about production and consumptio…
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Unit 2 World Cultures
world's population
population of the U.S.
population of Wisconsin
factors that affect population
Seven (7) billion
311 million
5.7 million
birth rate, death rate, migration, suitable land and climate
world's population
Seven (7) billion
population of the U.S.
311 million
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Awesome World Cultures Review
Technology
Climate
Agricultural Revolution
Archaeologist
Skills and Tools people use
Average weather of a place over 20-30 years
When farming developed in the Tigris-Euphrates River valley b…
Studies physical culture.
Technology
Skills and Tools people use
Climate
Average weather of a place over 20-30 years
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World Cultures: Elements of Culture
Diffusion
Gross domestic product
Unemployment rate
Monotheism
Movement of customs and ideas from one place to another
Total value of goods and services for one nation in a year
The amount of people unemployed in an area or year
Belief in one God
Diffusion
Movement of customs and ideas from one place to another
Gross domestic product
Total value of goods and services for one nation in a year
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World Cultures U.S. and Canada Vocabulary
Agriculture
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Democracy
Growing or raising of plants and animals to produce food, bio…
When a government's powers are restricted or limited by laws…
Government that have leaders with almost absolute (complete)…
A form of government in which power is held by the people (po…
Agriculture
Growing or raising of plants and animals to produce food, bio…
Limited Government
When a government's powers are restricted or limited by laws…
15 terms
world cultures study guide
Spices
Prince Henry
Astrolabe
Caravel
What did Europeans want from Asia?
The navigator
adapted for finding latitude and telling time
a new,lighter,faster ship that could go longer distances
Spices
What did Europeans want from Asia?
Prince Henry
The navigator
20 terms
Culture and Identity World Cultures
Identity
Culture
Nationality
Ethnicity
Understanding of who a person is
A way of life, shared by a group
Culture based on citizenship
Culture based on ancestry
Identity
Understanding of who a person is
Culture
A way of life, shared by a group
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World cultures culture notes
culture
Groups of culture
Groups of people share..
Language
Culture is a way of life, shared by a group of people, that i…
language... customs and traditions... arts and literature... religion…
a religion(Hindus,Jews,Muslims,Christians,Buddhists,etc) ... a g…
Language is an organized form of communication.
culture
Culture is a way of life, shared by a group of people, that i…
Groups of culture
language... customs and traditions... arts and literature... religion…
17 terms
World cultures
Homer
Trojan war
Illiad
Odyssey
Author of Iliad and the Odyssey believed to be one of the fir…
A war waged between the Greeks and the city of Troy
Homers epic poem about the Trojan war
Second poem About Odysseus
Homer
Author of Iliad and the Odyssey believed to be one of the fir…
Trojan war
A war waged between the Greeks and the city of Troy
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World Cultures Vocab Review
1st level of Industry
2nd level of Industry
3rd level of Industry
4th level of Industry
Agriculture; fishing, mining, raw materials gathered
Manufacturing; construction, raw materials--> finished goods
Wholesale, Retail, and Transportation; transportation from pr…
Service Industries; making products better, advertising, rese…
1st level of Industry
Agriculture; fishing, mining, raw materials gathered
2nd level of Industry
Manufacturing; construction, raw materials--> finished goods
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Vocab #1 World Cultures
Relative Location
Absolute Location
Latitude
Longitude
In a spot in relation to another spot.
Absolute Location 1 particular spot on the earth service, has…
Lines that run East and West and measure North and South
Lines that run North and South and measure East and West
Relative Location
In a spot in relation to another spot.
Absolute Location
Absolute Location 1 particular spot on the earth service, has…
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World Cultures Exam Vocabulary
Paleolithic Age
Artifacts
Mitochondrial DNA
Africa
The Age when people were nomadic
Objects made by people
Located in the cell, this chemical substance enables scientis…
Place where scientists believe all human beings began
Paleolithic Age
The Age when people were nomadic
Artifacts
Objects made by people
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